About Yoox

YOOX Group is the global Internet retailing partner for leading fashion & design brands. It has established itself amongst the market leaders with the multi-brand online stores yoox.com, thecorner.com and shoescribe.com, as well as with numerous mono-brand online stores, such as armani.com and zegna.com, all of which are “Powered by YOOX Group.” The Group is also a partner of Kering, with which it has created a joint venture dedicated to the management of the mono-brand online stores of several of the Kering Group’s luxury brands. The Group has offices and operations in Europe, the United States, Japan, China and Hong Kong and delivers to more than 100 countries worldwide. Listed on the Milan stock exchange, the Group posted consolidated net revenues of Euro 376 million in 2012. For further information: www.yooxgroup.com.

Position
YOOX Group is seeking an exceptionally motivated and talented individual to fill a position in the Office of the CEO department.
The candidate will be exposed to a variety of activities that are considered strategic to the success of the business. In particular, this person will be responsible for:

  • Identifying, planning, and executing key projects, acting as a project manager across the entire organization
  • Assisting the CEO as needed to ensure that he is prepared for all important meetings and documenting key outcomes and next steps, following up with stakeholders to ensure that commitments made are on track for completion
  • Managing critical external constituents (such as current and future partners, consultants and advisors), in order to identify and seize potential business opportunities
  • Supporting the CEO with senior level communication to ensure effectiveness, consistency and clarity in all messages
  • Monitoring the competitive landscape and offering insights on the business, suggesting actions in line with the company’s strategic objectives and supporting senior management in bringing about continuous improvement

Requirements

  • Minimum a total of 5 years of experience in similar roles, of which:

o at least 3 years in a top strategic consulting firm, a major investment bank in the luxury goods and fashion industries or a leading fashion company
o MBA from top tier European or American business school

  • English mother tongue, fluency in Italian to be considered a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of Word, Excel, PPT
  • Availability to short journeys in Italy and occasionally abroad
  • Sharp, curious and willing to learn and be challenged
  • Hard working – candidates should have an excellent work-ethic
  • Strong project management skills and the ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic environment – detail-oriented, deadline driven, and able to multi-task with solid organizational and time-management skills
  • Leadership and flexibility – ability to work with a wide spectrum of people (from Directors to Employees) and willing to manage the whole spectrum of responsibilities from strategic to very tactical
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously and to work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Highly discreet – absolute trust and confidentiality required
Location: Milan

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